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[24 Oct 2017]

The journalist and podcaster George Froehlich discusses the new podcast he co-hosts (with Caroline MacGillivray) Cool Conversations, the state of media and journalism today, Vancouver, as well as his own distinguished career in print and television, with Joseph Planta.

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[23 Oct 2017]

The Georgia Straight’s Doug Sarti discuses the new book he’s written with Dan McLeod, The Georgia Straight: A 50th Anniversary Celebration (Rocky Mountain Books, 2017), with Joseph Planta.

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[23 Oct 2017]

The journalist Joe Hagan discusses his new book Sticky Fingers: The Life and Times of Jann Wenner and Rolling Stone Magazine (Knopf, 2017), with Joseph Planta.

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[14 Oct 2017]

The late Rafe Mair, broadcaster, writer, environmentalist and former BC cabinet minister, is remembered by his friend and former producer Shiral Tobin, and former CKNW reporter George Garrett, with clips from interviews Mair did with host Joseph Planta.

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[13 Oct 2017]

The artist Rohit Chokhani discusses Diwali in BC, a five-week event beginning this weekend, and Project SAT (South Asian Theatre), an initiative to promote theatrical production here, as well he discusses his work at various production companies here in Vancouver, with Joseph Planta.

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[5 Oct 2017]

The founder and editor-in-chief of Vancouver is Awesome Bob Kronbauer discusses the sale of the venerable website and his continuing role with it at Glacier Media, as well as his Leo Award nominated series for Telus Optik BC Was Awesome, with Joseph Planta.

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[2 Oct 2017]

The Globe and Mail’s Doug Saunders discusses his new book Maximum Canada: Why 35 Million Canadians Aren’t Enough (Knopf, 2017), and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[27 Sep 2017]

The distinguished author and playwright John MacLachlan Gray discusses his new novel The White Angel (Douglas & McIntyre, 2017), the 1924 murder of Janet Smith that the book is based on, as well he reflects on his writing, career, Vancouver and much more, with Joseph Planta.

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[26 Sep 2017]

The bestselling author and host of CBC’s As It Happens Carol Off discusses her new memoir All We Leave Behind: A Reporter’s Journey into the Lives of Others (Random House, 2017), with Joseph Planta.

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[26 Sep 2017]

The author Alisse Lee Goldenberg discusses her latest book The Song of Hadariah (2017), the importance of folklore in young adult writing, and the rise of antisemitism and hate in the discourse today, with Joseph Planta.